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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   15216.49462004  .00000010  00000-0 -35202-5 0  9999
2 24968 086.3938 244.1978 0002316 093.3420 266.8041 14.34218138934688
Epoch (UTC): 04 August 2015 11:52:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002316
inclination: 86.3938°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.1978°
argument of perigee: 93.3420°
revolutions per day: 14.34218138
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.8041°
orbit number at epoch: 93468

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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